Date : 10/10/2018
Subject : PRESS RELEASE ABOUT IDLIB
Sochi agreement was signed between Turkey and Russia on 17 September 2018 who are the guarantor states for providing stability in Idlib,Tension Reduction Zone(TRZ).
As per the agreement, 15-20km-wide demilitarised zone was established along with the TRZ borders by taking into consideration the features of the establishment and geographical structure of the area.
As the guarantor country, Turkey has fulfilled her liabilities about the agreement, within this scope, the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the demilitarised zone was accomplished on 10 October 2018 with the aim of ending the tension in Idlib and eliminating the risk of mutual conflicts.
Our activities continue uninterruptedly in the scope of the agreement for providing a sustainable and lasting peace in Idlib.